Can I use a Zoom H4n as an audio interface?

With an efficient setup, you can use your Zoom H4n recorder as a USB mic and an audio interface! Use this feature for podcasts, Zoom calls, recording, and live-streaming performances.

What type of MIC is the H4n pro?

Onboard Adjustable Stereo Microphone
Onboard Adjustable Stereo Microphone The H4n Pro is outfitted with an onboard stereo microphone that provides clear, phase-accurate capture in two different X/Y positions—90° for a tight stereo image or 120° for a wider perspective.

How do I use my Zoom H4n Pro as a external mic?


  1. Plug in your Zoom H4N to your computer via usb cable.
  2. Use the menu scroller to scroll down to Audio I/F and select.
  3. Scroll down to ‘Connect’ and select.
  4. On your computer, select H4N from your microphone input preferences.

What type of mic is a zoom H4n?

The Zoom H4n is a digital recording device manufactured by Zoom. It is the successor of the Zoom H4 recorder. Both models have two built-in condenser mics arranged in X/Y stereo position and two XLR microphone inputs that double as 1/4 inch phono jacks for musical instruments.

What is the H4n Pro 4 track recorder?

Record cleaner, closer and clearer than ever before. Advanced X/Y microphones, incredibly natural-sounding preamps, and built-in cutting-edge effects make the H4n Pro the ultimate portable 4 track recorder for musicians. This opens in a new window.

What is the best Handy Recorder for Zoom?

The Zoom H4N PRO Handy Recorder. Brilliant Four-Track Audio Recording for Music, Film, Podcasting, and Beyond. At Zoom we’re always developing new ideas to improve the performance and function of our Handy Recorders.

How many tracks can the zoom H5 record at once?

The Zoom H5 can record up to four simultaneous tracks, and just like the H6 it can record them onto its own internal storage or it can be used as an Audio Interface. The two XLR inputs are on the bottom of the recorder.

How do I use the stereo mode on my Zoom recorder?

If you are using an external microphone, plug it in to the XLR inputs or the stereo mini input. Turn on the Zoom recorder. Press the MENU button and turn the dial until MODES is selected. Press down on the dial to enter the MODES menu. Inside the MODES menu, use the dial to select STEREO MODE, and press the dial once more to enter your selection.